The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 38 51
Contract jobs citing VBA 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.79% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.95% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £225 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
VBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
99 76 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.81% 19.95% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 51 86
Median daily rate £425 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £51.30 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +101.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VBA
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBA across the Bedfordshire region.

VBA Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBA across the Bedfordshire region.

VBA Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) ProC
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Cygwin
2 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) sed
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) ProC
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) sed
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy